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Social Distancing Is Increasing Feelings Of Loneliness In Old People

New research adds to the growing body of evidence that social distancing introduced in response to Covid-19 is increasing feelings of loneliness in the...

Does hearing loss only affect old people

By Georgia Warren Hearing loss is often considered an ‘old person problem’ with current statistics suggesting over 70% of people aged over 70 have a...

Memory Loss Can Be Reversed in People With Cognitive Decline

Cognitive decline is a major concern of the aging population. Already, Alzheimer’s disease affects approximately 5.4 million Americans and 30 million people globally. Without...

Ageing, Muscle Mass and Your Health

We've all battled with a lid that just won't budge. Maybe we tried banging it on the counter or holding it under hot water,...

Tips to Protect Elders From COVID-19

While India is continuously ramping up its efforts to combat COVID-19, it is a must for citizens to inculcate self-protection measures against the dreaded...

Older People Have the Wisdom to Use Mindfulness: Study

Life can get better with age with mindfulness because older people have the wisdom and time to use mindfulness as a means to improve...

Fatality in Older Adults Higher Due to Low Immunity: Study

The world's geriatric population (people aged 60 and older) will cross two billion by 2050 from nearly one billion in 2020 and in the...

All you Need to Know About Menopause in Women

The loss of estrogen and testosterone following menopause can lead to changes in a woman's body and sexual drive. Dr. Niti Kautish, Senior Consultant,...

Low Blood Pressure Linked to Higher Mortality Risk in Older Adults

Older people, please take note. Health and lifestyle researchers have found that low blood pressure is linked to high mortality in older adults. The study,...

Experimental Drug for Parkinson’s Shows Progress

An experimental drug has shown promise in treatment of debilitating movement problems in people with Parkinson's disease. This is the latest health news. The researchers...

Here’s Why You Should Follow a Mediterranean Diet

Researchers have found that eating a Mediterranean diet for a year could help keep the mind sharp and reduce frailty in old age. This...

Aging Women Likely to Consume More Alcohol: Study

Women aged 50-70 are more likely to consume alcohol than younger women, at levels that exceed low risk drinking guidelines, according to a new...

Eating Walnuts May Help Slow Cognitive Decline: Study

Eating walnuts may help slow cognitive decline in at-risk groups of the elderly population, a new study suggests. It is a very important health...

Here’s Why Your Grandmothers Dislike Wearing A Fitness Band

If your grandmother does not like to wear a fitness band or a smart watch, there are deeper reasons than just being tech-savvy. According...

Good Sleep, Mood Can Help You Stay Sharp in Old Age, Suggests New Research

Memory slips with age, but getting a fair amount of sleep every night and having a cheerful mood each day may help you stay sharp even when you...

First-Of-Its-Kind Scientific Study Reveals, One Feels Old Early In India Than in Japan

If you live in India, you will begin to suffer the negative effects of ageing at an early age than if you live in...

Orange Juice, Leafy Vegetables May Prevent Memory Loss in Older Age

Men who eat leafy greens, dark orange and red vegetables, berries and drink orange juice may be at a lower risk of developing memory loss in older age, according to a study. The...

Here’s How Marriage Can Protect You From Malnutrition in Old Age

While malnutrition can occur at any age, elderly people, aged 65 and above, who are particularly prone to it can safeguard themselves with marriage,...

Growing Old? Enjoy Life to Stay Fit

Enjoying life as you grow old not only makes you happy, it also helps you walk faster and stay fit. Older people who enjoy life...

According to Researchers, Exercising 4-5 Times a Day Delays Ageing

Want to stay young for long? If so, start exercising four to five times a day as it may help keep your heart stay...

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